Title The Comfortable Chambers, Opened and Visited, upon the Departure of That Aged and Faithful Servant of God, Mr. Peter Thatcher, The Never to be forgotten Pastor of Milton, Who made his Flight thither, on December 17. 1727.
Binding Soft Cover
Book Condition Very Good
Edition Second Edition
Publisher Boston: Thomas Fleet, Jun. 1796
Seller ID 2005514
Pages lightly toned, minor crease and minimal loss (1/16 inch chip) from corner of rear wrapper. 1796 Soft Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 28 pp. 8vo. Original printed self wrappers, sewn binding. A^4 - C^4, D^2. 1796 reissue of 1728 original. A funeral oration given by Puritan minister Cotton Mather for Pastor Peter Thatcher of Milton, Massachusetts. Sabin 46265 (in reference to 1728 edition): 'This was the last Sermon my Father deliver'd from the Pulpit: and truly such a Sermon as a good Minister wou'd desire shou'd be his last.' - S. MATHER. An obituary of Mr. Thacher is given in 'Addenda from the Weekly Journal, No. XL. Milton, December 23, 1727,' pp. 4. 'A short account of the Town of Milton' (2 pp.) is appended to the second edition. This reissue includes the addenda (Thatcher's obituary) and account of Milton. Evans 30777.